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    ORLANDO HOUSING MARKET ENDS 2018 WITH MIXED SIGNALS

    Jan 22, 2019

    According to the Orlando Regional Realtor Association's 2018 year-end report, Orlando's annual median home price for 2018 ($232,500) is 5.7 percent higher than the 2017 annual median price ($220,000) thanks to another 12 consecutive months of year-over-year price increases. Orlando home sale...

    ORLANDO REGIONAL REALTOR ASSOCIATION
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    https://RE.report/news-article.aspx?ID=49604960

    CO-WORKING OPERATORS MAIN DRIVER OF HONG KONG OFFICE LEASING ACTIVITY

    Jan 22, 2019

    According to JLL's latest Hong Kong Property Market Monitor report, despite lingering uncertainty surrounding the global economy and a slumping local stock market, co-working operators remained a major source of demand in the office leasing market in December last year. Eaton House, a co-working...

    HONG KONG PROPERTY MARKET MONITOR
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    https://RE.report/news-article.aspx?ID=49674967

    SINGLE-FAMILY RENTAL INVESTORS MAKE BIGGER BETS ON BUILD-TO-RENT HOMES

    Jan 22, 2019

    Capital pouring into the growing single-family rental (SFR) housing market is bumping up against a tough competitor—the consumer. Heightened competition amid a tight supply of housing inventory in many markets is pushing investors to shift strategies to focus on new development. “What yo...

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    https://RE.report/news-article.aspx?ID=49684968

    FIRST AMERICAN: STOCK MARKET VOLATILITY AIDS POTENTIAL HOMEBUYERS

    Jan 22, 2019

    In December, potential existing-home sales moderately increased from the previous month and inched forward from 2018 levels, according to First American’s Potential Home Sales Model. “In December, the market potential for existing-home sales in December increased 1.1% to a seasonally adj...

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    https://RE.report/news-article.aspx?ID=49694969

    REDWOOD TRUST BUYING REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT LOAN ORIGINATOR 5 ARCHES

    Jan 22, 2019

    Last year, Redwood Trust, a real estate investment trust that specializes in buying and securitizing jumbo mortgages, grew its real estate investor loan business when it acquired a 20% stake in 5 Arches, an originator and asset manager of investor-focused loans. As part of the deal, Redwood Trust ha...

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    https://RE.report/news-article.aspx?ID=49734973

    REDFIN: HOME PRICE GROWTH REACHES 6-YEAR LOW

    Jan 22, 2019

    In December, home sales climbed 1.2% year-over-year, marking the smallest increase since March 2012, according to new data from Redfin. Notably, Redfin also discovered that although U.S. home sale prices reached a median of $289,000, they fell in nine of the 75 largest metros the company tracks. Red...

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    https://RE.report/news-article.aspx?ID=49744974

    FREDDIE MAC PARTNERING WITH RBC TO PROVIDE $180 MILLION FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING

    Jan 22, 2019

    Freddie Mac, which re-entered the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit market last year after nearly 10 years away, is partnering with RBC to provide more than $180 million for affordable rental housing. Freddie Mac announced Tuesday that it closed a LIHTC Fund with RBC Capital Markets’ Tax Credit Eq...

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    https://RE.report/news-article.aspx?ID=49754975

    SHOULD REAL ESTATE INVESTORS BE WORRIED ABOUT U.S. STOCK MARKET VOLATILITY?

    Jan 21, 2019

    The Dow Jones Industrial Average finished 2018 down 3.5% and lost 13% of its value between October 2018 and December 2018 alone its worst annual performance since 2008. The downturn rippled through world equity markets.

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    NEW HOME MORTGAGE APPLICATIONS IN U.S. DIP 6.1 PERCENT IN DECEMBER

    Jan 21, 2019

    According to the Mortgage Bankers Association's Builder Application Survey for December 2018, U.S. mortgage applications for new home purchases decreased 6.1 percent from a year ago. Compared to November 2018, applications decreased by 13 percent. This change does not include any adjustment for ...

    MORTGAGE BANKERS ASSOCIATION
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    https://RE.report/news-article.aspx?ID=49524952

    AFFORDABLE HOUSING PROJECT, OSO APARTMENTS, TOPS OUT IN ALBANY PARK

    Jan 21, 2019

    After breaking ground just three months ago, Evergreen Real Estate Group, in partnership with the Chicago Housing Authority, has announced the topping-off of Oso Apartments, a 48-unit affordable rental community at 3435 W. Montrose Avenue in Chicago’s Albany Park neighborhood. “Residents...

    EVERGREEN REAL ESTATE GROUP
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    https://RE.report/news-article.aspx?ID=49574957

    THESE 3 U.S. CITIES MAKE LIST OF WORLD'S 10 LEAST AFFORDABLE HOUSING MARKETS

    Jan 21, 2019

    Three cities in the U.S. made the list of the world’s least affordable housing markets. No surprise, they are all in California. Among the top 10, San Jose ranked No. 5, Los Angeles No. 6 and San Francisco No. 8. on a list compiled and released this week by urban planning consulting firm Demog...

    DEMOGRAPHIA
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    https://RE.report/news-article.aspx?ID=49614961

    SN SERVICING FINED FOR FAILING TO MAINTAIN NEW YORK ZOMBIE HOMES

    Jan 21, 2019

    SN Servicing must pay a six-figure fine for failing to maintain a pair of vacant homes in New York, the state’s financial regulator announced last week. Back in 2016, the state of New York enacted “sweeping” new laws aimed at reforming the state’s foreclosure process and addr...

    NEW YORK DEPARTMENT OF FINANCIAL SERVICES
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    https://RE.report/news-article.aspx?ID=49624962

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    CALIFORNIA HOME SALES HIT 10-YEAR LOW IN EARLY 2019

    Feb 21, 2019

    Based on a new report by the California Association of Realtors, housing demand in California remained subdued for the ninth consecutive month in January 2019 as economic and market uncertainties sent home sales to their lowest level since April 2008.Closed escrow sales of existing, single-family de...

    CALIFORNIA ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS
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    https://Re.report/news-article.aspx?ID=51415141

    HOME BUILDER CONFIDENCE IN U.S. BOOSTED BY LOWER RATES, RISING CONSUMER CONFIDENCE

    Feb 21, 2019

    According to the latest National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index, home builder confidence in the market for newly-built single-family homes rose four points to 62 in February 2019. "Ongoing reduction in mortgage rates in recent weeks coupled with continued strength...

    NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF HOME BUILDERS
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    https://Re.report/news-article.aspx?ID=51425142

    RISING CONSTRUCTION COSTS ARE MAKING MULTIFAMILY DEVELOPERS A LITTLE QUEASY ABOUT THE MARKET

    Feb 21, 2019

    Rising construction costs contributed to multifamily developers’ confidence weakening further in the fourth quarter of 2018, according to the National Association of Home Builders. According to the organization’s latest Multifamily Production Index, the MPI inched backwards one point to ...

    NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF HOME BUILDERS
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    https://Re.report/news-article.aspx?ID=51435143

    NAR: EXISTING HOME SALES SLIDE FURTHER IN JANUARY

    Feb 21, 2019

    For the third month in a row, existing home sales took a dive, according to the latest report from the National Association of Realtors. Total existing home sales, completed transactions that include single-family homes, townhomes, condominiums and co-ops, retreated 1.2% from December to a seasonall...

    NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS
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    https://Re.report/news-article.aspx?ID=51445144

    MIXED-USE REAL ESTATE AND 'BUY LOCAL' BOOSTING RESTAURANTS OUTSIDE LOS ANGELES, NEW YORK CITY

    Feb 21, 2019

    Bid-on-Equipment, an Illinois-based restaurant equipment company, recently released a study ranking the 50 best U.S. cities in which to open a restaurant. After considering 236 candidates through U.S. Census Bureau and American Community Survey data.

    U.S. CENSUS BUREAU
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    https://Re.report/news-article.aspx?ID=51455145

    FAIRFIELD COUNTY REAL ESTATE LISTINGS CLIMB AS SALT PROTESTS GROW

    Feb 21, 2019

    As Connecticut’s two senators threw support to a bill that would cancel a cap on IRS deductions for local taxes, a surge in Fairfield County home listings in the back half of 2018 continued into the first month of the new year. In January, about 1,100 Fairfield County homes were listed for sal...

    WILLIAM PITT SOTHEBY’S INTERNATIONAL REALTY
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    https://Re.report/news-article.aspx?ID=51465146

    SPRINGS RANKS AMONG HOTTEST METRO AREAS FOR REAL ESTATE

    Feb 21, 2019

    Colorado Springs was one of the nation’s hottest metro areas in January, according to Realtor.com’s Market Hotness Index, which measures time-on-the-market data and listing views per property. Midland, Texas; Chico, Calif.; San Francisco-Oakland-Hayward, Calif.; and Fort Wayne, Ind. were...

    NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF REALTORS
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    https://Re.report/news-article.aspx?ID=51475147

    SINGLE FAMILY NEW HOME PRODUCTION IN U.S. FACING HEADWINDS IN 2019

    Feb 20, 2019

    According to economists speaking at the National Association of Home Builders annual conference in Las Vegas this week, mounting housing affordability concerns in the U.S. coupled with supply-side constraints will limit single-family output to modest gains in 2019. "Ongoing job creation and sol...

    NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF HOME BUILDERS
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    https://Re.report/news-article.aspx?ID=51315131

    RESIDENTIAL REMODELING SPENDING IN U.S. CONTINUES TO UPTICK IN 2019

    Feb 20, 2019

    According to the National Association of Home Builders, remodeler spending on residential improvements will continue to grow in the U.S. over the next two years at a gradual pace. Professional remodelers from across the country agreed with the forecast, citing increased consumer confidence and deman...

    NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF HOME BUILDERS
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    https://Re.report/news-article.aspx?ID=51325132

    NAHB: HOME RENOVATION SPENDING EXPECTED TO BOOM, WHILE HOMEBUILDER POCKETS BUST

    Feb 20, 2019

    Homebuilders expect consumer confidence and demand to boost home renovation spending within the next two years, according to the National Association of Home Builders. In fact, NAHB predicts that remodeling spending for owner-occupied single-family homes will rise by 1.6% in 2019, followed by anothe...

    NATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF HOME BUILDERS
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    https://Re.report/news-article.aspx?ID=51335133

    GOOD NEWS HOMEBUYERS, THERE ARE MORE HOMES FOR SALE

    Feb 20, 2019

    In January, the number of homes newly listed for sale rose 4.4% from the previous year, boosting the number of homes for sale up 6.3%, the largest supply increase since May 2015, according to new data from Redfin. “Things are looking good for buyers in 2019. The supply of homes for sale is inc...

    REDFIN
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    https://Re.report/news-article.aspx?ID=51345134

    HUD SLASHING ADVANCED NOTICE FOR INSPECTIONS ON PUBLIC HOUSING, PRIVATELY OWNED APARTMENTS

    Feb 20, 2019

    The Department of Housing and Urban Development is about to give landlords and property owners much less of a warning about when it is going to inspect public housing or privately owned apartment buildings that include HUD-subsidized units. HUD announced Wednesday that it is “dramatically redu...

    DEPARTMENT OF HOUSING AND URBAN DEVELOPMENT
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    https://Re.report/news-article.aspx?ID=51355135

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In 1955, Edina, Minnesota housewife and mother of three Emma Rovick borrowed $2,000 and bought a struggling real estate firm in order to make enough money to buy a piano for her daughter.

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